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Jacque Gray, PhD - Publications

  • Factors that Impact Food Security in Northern Plains American Indians
    This poster examines a number of factors that impact food security, from a study which looked at food security in the Northern Plains American Indians in the Midwest.
    Author(s): Gray, J., English, L., Petros, T.
    Date: August 2021
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day and Two Spirit Elderly
    This article looks at Elder abuse and Two Spirit elderly, and the connections between them.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J.
    Publication: TSLGBTQ
    Date: June 2021
    Type: Journal Article
  • Rumination and Quality of Life Among Northern Plains Indians
    This paper looks at the influence of rumination, a therapeutic mechanism, on the quality of life among Northern Plains Indians and mental health.
    Author(s): Isaacs, D.S., Tehee, M., Gray, J.
    Publication: Psychological Services
    Date: May 2021
    Type: Journal Article
  • Consent and Capacity in Indian Country: Elder Abuse and the Connection to Consent, Capacity, and Undue Influence
    This fact sheet provides information about Elder abuse, consent, capacity, undue influence, and how they connect with each other.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Allery, M., Lopez-Ruiz, E.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Elder Caregiving in Indian Country
    This fact sheet provides information for caregivers on how to recognize warning signs, prevent, and intervene in Elder abuse.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Allery, M., Lopez-Ruiz, E.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Financial Abuse and Exploitation of Elders in Indian Country
    This fact sheet provides information financial abuse and exploitation of Elders, including types of financial abuse, different indicators, and what can be done to stop the abuse.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Allery, M., Lopez-Ruiz, E.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Health Care and Elder Abuse in Indian Country
    This fact sheet provides information about healthcare and signs of Elder abuse and mistreatment, and screenings and diagnoses.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Saizy, S., Allery, M., Lopez-Ruiz, E.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Intimate Partner Violence and Elder Abuse
    This fact sheet provides information about Elder abuse from intimate partners.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Saizy, S., Allery, M., Lopez-Ruiz, E.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Legal Issues in Indian Country
    This fact sheet provides information about Elder abuse, neglect, and legal issues around those issues.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Saizy, S., Allery, M., Lopez-Ruiz, E.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Physical Distancing is Being a Good Relative
    This fact sheet provides ideas for staying socially engaged and active while physically distancing due to COVID-19.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Social Services for Elders in Indian Country
    This fact sheet provides information about available social service and Title VI programs, and Elder protection teams.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Saizy, S., M., Lopez-Ruiz, E.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Two Spirit Elders
    This fact sheet provides information about Two Spirit Elders and discrimination, caregiving, and financial resources.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M., Neumann, G.
    Date: November 2020
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • The Psychology of World Religions and Spiritualities
    This essay is one of many in the book the Psychology of World Religions and Spiritualities, and focuses on Indigenous spirituality in North America.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Petros, T., Ayala, E.
    Date: July 2020
    Type: Other
  • Introduction to the Special Issue: Advocacy in Public Service Settings
    This is an introduction to a special online issue of Psychological Services which describes the efforts to further behavioral health advocacy in public service settings.
    Author(s): Gray, J., Kaslow, N., Allbaugh, L.
    Publication: Psychological Services, 17(S1), 1-4
    Date: June 2020
    Type: Journal Article
  • Psychometric Evaluation of the Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory-3 With Northern Plains American Indians
    The efficacy of the Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory-3 was assessed among Northern Plains American Indians.
    Author(s): Gray, J., Petros, T., Ayala, E.
    Publication: Psychological Services
    Date: March 2020
    Type: Journal Article
  • Native Elder Abuse Innovation Awards: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative Innovation Grant
    This report shares information about the National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative Innovation Grant, which tribes received funding, and information on each of the funded projects.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J., Warne, M.
    Date: December 2019
    Type: Report
  • Wac'inyeya: Hope Among American Indian Youth
    This article looks at what gives American Indian youth hope. The project included 56 rural tribal youth in focus groups across a Northern Plains reservation.
    Author(s): Gray, J., Schrader, L., Isaacs, D., Smith, M., Bender, N.
    Publication: American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, 26(2), 151-171
    Date: September 2019
    Type: Journal Article
  • Suicidal Behaviors Among American Indian/Alaska Native Firefighters: Evidence for the Role of Painful and Provocative Events
    This article examines suicide among American Indian/Alaska Native firefighters.
    Author(s): Stanley, I., Hom, M., Gallyer, A., Gray, J., Joiner, T.
    Publication: Transcultural Psychiatry
    Date: May 2019
    Type: Journal Article
  • Trauma Caused by Injury or Abuse in Late Life: Experiences, Impacts, and the Federal Response
    Discussion paper identifying resources that work to prevent injury and abuse in elders and help those who have experienced these tragedies deal with their ramifications.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Iyengar, V., Link, G., Beatty, P., Boel, M., Crockett, C., DiCocco, C., Fink, D., Gray, J., LaCounte, C., Miller, A., Phillippi, M., Skowronski, S., Twomey, M., Williams, T.
    Publication: National Academy of Medicine
    Date: January 2019
    Type: Journal Article
  • Custody of Grandchildren: Information for Grandparents
    When grandparents are considering having custody of grandchildren, many things should be considered and this guide outlines those considerations.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): NIEJI
    Date: July 2018
    Type: Resource
  • Grandparent Preparedness Checklist
    This document provides a checklist for considering taking on responsibility of raising grandchildren.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): NIEJI
    Date: July 2018
    Type: Resource
  • Disrespect of Our Elders: Elder Abuse in Indian Country
    This Research to Practice series examines the fact that little research data exists involving American Indian and Alaska Native elder abuse and neglect. It makes recommendations for practice and policy when working with American Indians and Alaska Natives.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J.
    Date: November 2017
    Type: Other
  • Assessment of Anxiety Among Northern Plains Indians
    Article examines the reliability and validity of the Beck Anxiety Inventory by comparing scores among three different diagnostic categories.
    Author(s): Gray, J., McCullagh, J., Petros, T.
    Publication: American Journal of Orthopsychiatry
    Date: November 2015
    Type: Journal Article
  • Contributing Factors to American Indian/Alaskan Native Elders' Quality of Life
    A study on the factors that contribute to American Indian and Alaskan Native Elders' quality of life.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Lyons, L., Wheeler, M., Gray, J., Bluehouse, R., Morgan, R.
    Date: August 2015
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Identity Theft Among American Indian and Alaskan Native Elders
    Fact sheet on NIEJI's findings regarding identity theft among American Indian and Alaskan Native Elders.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Riley, D., Wheeler, M., Gray, J., Bluehouse, R., Morgan, R.
    Date: July 2015
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Technology Use Among American Indian/Alaskan Native Elders
    Findings from research on technology use among American Indian and Alaskan Native elders.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Azure, W., Wheeler, M., Gray, J., Bluehouse, R., Morgan, R.
    Date: July 2015
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Food Security, Depression and Quality of Life in Northern Plains Indians
    Article presents a research program designed with the objective of exploring the relationships between health disparities, high levels of poverty, and food insecurity in Native American and Alaskan Native communities.
    Author(s): Gray, J.S., Gonzaga, K., Penland, J.G., Lukaski, H., and Stensland, P.
    Publication: Journal of Indigenous Research, 4(2015), Article 3
    Date: June 2015
    Type: Journal Article
  • Testimony to White House Conference on Aging
    Testimony of Jacqueline S. Gray, PhD, Director of the National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative. Presented May 6, 2015 at the White House Conference on Aging
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J.
    Date: May 2015
    Type: Testimony
  • Follow-up Discussion Regarding Mental Healthcare in Indian Country
    Follow-up discussion from April 8, 2014 meeting with Sen. Heitkamp, Megan DesCamps and Alison Grigonis regarding mental healthcare in Indian country.
    Project: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
    Author(s): Gray, J.
    Date: May 2014
    Type: Testimony
  • Improvements to Mental Health Services and Outcomes in Indian Country
    Follow-up discussion from April 8, 2014 meeting with Sen. Heitkamp, Megan DesCamps and Alison Grigonis regarding mental healthcare in Indian country.
    Author(s): Gray, J.
    Date: May 2014
    Type: Other
  • Testimony to the Indian Health Services Appropriations
    Dr. Gray provided testimony on behalf of the Friends of Indian Health to the subcommittee on interior, environment, and related agencies.
    Author(s): Gray, J.
    Date: April 2014
    Type: Testimony
  • Growing Our Own: Building a Native Research Team
    This article highlights the team growth, increasing structure, student needs and the faculty and staff involved. It further addresses the support and educational aspects of growing an ongoing, multidisciplinary research team committed to ethical research in Native communities.
    Projects: National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative, National Resource Center on Native American Aging
    Author(s): Gray, J.S., & Carter, P.M.
    Publication: Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 44(2), 160-165
    Date: June 2012
    Type: Journal Article
  • The Interrelationship Between the Society of Indian Psychologists and Counseling Psychology
    This article examines the interrelationship between SIP and counseling psychology, given their shared beliefs in social justice and culturally competent research, training, and service. Some of the early history of SIP is presented as well as the landmark moments for the organization.
    Project: National Resource Center on Native American Aging
    Author(s): Gray, J., Carter, P., LaFromboise, T., BigFoot, D.
    Publication: The Counseling Psychologist, 40(5), 685-698
    Date: June 2012
    Type: Journal Article
  • Cultural Adaptation for Therapy With American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Because of the paucity of research on evidence-based treatments with American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) clients, this article addresses barriers to that research and how to adapt treatment to make it more culturally appropriate and acceptable to AI/AN clients so they might benefit from and remain in treatment.
    Author(s): Gray, J., & Rose, W.
    Publication: Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, 40
    Date: April 2012
    Type: Journal Article
  • Fall Incidents and Native American Elderly
    Presents the results of Identifying Our Needs: A Survey of Elders that was conducted between 2008 and 2011, by tribal members for over 300 American Indian tribes, Alaskan villages, and Hawaiian homesteads throughout Indian Country.
    Project: National Resource Center on Native American Aging
    Author(s): Gray, J., & Schlafmann, S.
    Date: March 2012
    Type: Fact Sheet
  • Rural Mental Health Research White Paper for National Institute of Mental Health
    This report focused on the nature of rural mental health research, issues in rural mental health, and future areas for research addressing the needs and disparities in rural mental health. These topics are focused on four general areas — Access, Quality, Healthcare Reform, and Disparities.
    Author(s): Gray, J.
    Date: September 2011
    Type: Report
  • Circles of Strength: A Case Description of Culturally Integrated Suicide Prevention
    This article presents a case description of an American Indian female at high risk for suicide in effort to document the potential effectiveness of a college student suicide prevention program designed for Northern Plains American Indian students.
    Author(s): Gray, J.S., & Muehlenkamp, J.J.
    Publication: Archives of Suicide Research, 14, 182-191
    Date: 2010
    Type: Journal Article
  • Written Testimony of Dr. Jacqueline Gray. Oversight Hearing on Youth Suicide in Indian Country: Hearings before the Senate Indian Affairs Committee
    Hearing on youth suicide in Indian Country with the Senate of Indian Affairs Committee
    Author(s): Gray, J.S.
    Date: March 2009
    Type: Testimony
  • A College Suicide Prevention Model for American Indian Students
    This article outlines the model developed for the American Indian Support Team from funding through the Garrett Lee Smith Campus Suicide Prevention Grant funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to focus on reducing suicide risk of American Indian students at the University of North Dakota.
    Author(s): Muehlenkamp, J.J., Marrone, S., Gray, J.S., & Brown, D.
    Publication: Professional Psychology: Research and Practice , 40(2), 134-140
    Date: 2009
    Type: Journal Article
  • Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drug Consumption and Consequences in North Dakota: The North Dakota Epidemiological Profile, 2007
    The report examines the prevalence and patterns of substance (alcohol, tobacco and other drug) use and consequences in North Dakota.
    Author(s): Muus, K., Gray, J., & the State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup
    Date: March 2007
    Type: Report
  • Suicide in North Dakota: A Dialogue Across State and Tribal Boundaries
    Discusses factors associated with suicide, suicide trends in North Dakota, and prevention strategies.
    Author(s): Kruger, G., & Gray, J.
    Date: October 2005
    Type: Policy Brief
  • Zinc Affects Cognition and Psychosocial Function of Middle-School Children
    This study investigated the effects of dietary zinc intakes on cognition and psychosocial function in young adolescents. Zinc nutrition has been related to motor, cognitive and psychosocial function in very young children and adults, but there have been no studies of older children who may be at risk of zinc deficiency while undergoing rapid growth during puberty.
    Author(s): Penland, J.G., Lukaski, H.C., & Gray, J.S.
    Publication: The FASEB Journal, 19(5), A973
    Date: March 2005
    Type: Journal Article
  • Depression in Northern Plains Indians is Associated with Physical Health and Fitness, Dietary Intakes, Food Insecurity and Cultural Identification
    This study examined the relationships between depression and physical health and fitness, dietary intakes, food insecurity and cultural identification among Northern Plains American Indians.
    Author(s): Penland, J.G., Gray, J.S., Lambert, P., Gonzalez, J., Wilson, E.L., & Lukaski, H.C.
    Publication: The FASEB Journal, 18(4), A516
    Date: March 2004
    Type: Journal Article
  • Zinc Fortification and Cognitive and Psychosocial Function in Young Adolescents
    This study investigated the effects of zinc fortification on these functions in young adolescents. Previous studies have related zinc nutrition to motor, cognitive and psychosocial function in very young children and adults, but there have been no studies of older children.
    Author(s): Penland, J.G., Lukaski, H.C., & Gray, J.S.
    Publication: The FASEB Journal, 17(5), A1087
    Date: March 2003
    Type: Journal Article